Author Archives: Director of Communications

30 Sep
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“Swing This State!” Adds Exciting Array of Musical Guests and Dynamic Speakers to All-Star Lineup!

Nashville, TN (Sept. 30, 2016) — “Swing This State!” has added an exciting array of top performers and inspirational speakers to their all-star lineup. Music City’s Town Howl extravaganza is set to take place Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at City ...

27 Sep
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State Democratic Chair: ‘Get Registered and Go Vote’

Nashville, Tenn (September 27, 2016) — Today is National Voter Registration Day and State Democratic Party Chair Mary Mancini used it as an opportunity to call on everyone in Tennessee to make sure they are registered and to go vote ...

14 Sep
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State Democratic Party Responds to Durham Expulsion

Nashville, Tenn (September 13, 2016) ­­ State Democratic Party Chair Mary Mancini released the following statement on a vote, during the Tennessee Legislators special session, to oust Rep. Jeremy Durham. “For more than a year the victims of Jeremy Durham ...

13 Sep
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Speaker Cuts Mic as Rep. Questions Illegal Activities Revealed in AG Report

NASHVILLE, TENN. (September 13, 2016) – During the legislative hearing on Durham’s expulsion, questions were raised about illegal and unethical actions taken by other state representatives. “Republican leadership perpetuated a toxic work environment for the women that work at the ...

09 Sep
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Democratic Chair Praises Rep. Armstrong As He Announces Retirement

Nashville, Tenn. (September 9, 2016) — Tennessee Democratic Party Chair Mary Mancini releases a statement on the retirement of veteran lawmaker, Representative Joe Armstrong. “Since 1988 Rep. Joe Armstrong has been a strong and an effective voice for his constituents ...

08 Sep
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TNDP Denounces Republican Sheriff’s Corruption

Nashville, Tenn. (September 8, 2016) — Tennessee Democratic Party Chair Mary Mancini releases the following statement regarding the unethical and possibly illegal actions of Rutherford County Republican Sheriff Robert Arnold. “Tennessee Republican corruption goes all the way to the core. ...

07 Sep
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State Democratic Party Makes Statement Praising Marine Week

Nashville, Tenn. (September 7, 2016) — State Democratic Party chair Mary Mancini releases a statement praising the hard work and dedication of the U.S. Marine Corp. and Marine Week taking place in Nashville, Tennessee this week. “It is an honor ...

06 Sep
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Statement from TNDP on Harwell’s Failure

Nashville, Tenn. (September 2, 2016) — Chair Mary Mancini releases a statement on the call by Gov. Haslam for a special session. “Tennessee Republicans would like you to believe this was an accident. It was not. This was the direct ...

01 Sep
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TNDP Correction to Previous Release

On the afternoon of August 29th, we received a call from Rep. Andy Holt asking us to retract the statement we made yesterday that he fired the Weakley County Election Administrator. Our retraction statement is below. “Our recent press release ...

31 Aug
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Durham Reports Expose More Republican Corruption

Nashville, TN (August 30, 2016) — The Tennessean’s recent report of Republican Representative Jeremy Durham’s misuse of campaign contributions is shining another light on the corruption inside the Tennessee Republican Party political machine. The story details how Rep. Durham invested ...